Announcements and Events
Below you will find special announcements and information about events and conferences pertaining to Law Teaching.
2016 AALS Faculty Recruitment Distribution and Conference
Columbia alums, associates, and fellows going on the academic teaching market in 2016-17 are strongly encouraged to attend the AALS Faculty Recruitment Conference, October 13-15 in Washington D.C., and to register for the first FAR distribution by August 10, 2016.
If you would like to be included on the Candidate's List, receiving updates on job opportunities, AALS workshops, and other hiring-related events, please contact Anna Krauthamer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Moot Workshop: September 16, 2016
For those of you who are going on the academic teaching market this year, or who are interested in it for a future year, we are happy to announce a one-day Moot Workshop to be held at the law school on Friday, September 16, 2016.
This Workshop will offer current candidates the opportunity to present their job-talk papers before Columbia faculty and other scholars in order to prepare for the AALS Faculty Recruitment Conference and subsequent callbacks. The Moot Workshop is free, and meals will be provided.
July 11: Deadline for submitting an abstract of your paper for the Moot Workshop. Abstracts should be no longer than one page.
August 10: AALS Registration Deadline for the first distribution of candidates’ forms. We strongly urge 2014-15 candidates to register for this first distribution.
August 22: Deadline for Moot Workshop participants to submit the paper itself, so that it can be distributed to Columbia faculty in your field.
September 16: Moot Workshop
October 13-15: AALS Conference
SEALS Prospective Law Professors Workshop: July 2015
The Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS) is pleased to once again offer its Prospective Law Professors Workshop as part of its annual meeting. This two-day workshop is for those seeking law teaching jobs in Fall 2015. The Prospective Law Professors Workshop will run on Tuesday, July 28, and Wednesday, July 29, at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. The workshop will include practice interviews, practice jobtalks, guidance on drafting CVs and FAR forms, and several panel discussions geared toward prospective law professors. There is no supplemental fee to participate. Participants in the workshop need only pay the standard SEALS registration fee. The number of participants will be limited.
For more information on the program, including how to apply, please visit our website at http://sealslawschools.org/seals-prospective-law-professors-workshop/